Gaza Militants Celebrate Hagel Confirmation

Maybe I'm inferring things...

Palestinian unrest spread Tuesday to the Gaza Strip, where militants fired a rocket into southern Israel, shattering one of the longest periods of quiet along that border in recent memory.

It was the first rocket fired since the signing of a November cease-fire agreement between Israel and the Palestinian militant group Hamas, ending their eight-day clash.

How do you say "emboldened" in Arabic?